Lewis Ratcliff | Real Estate Advisor
Lewis Ratcliff is originally from London, England but has lived in Victoria since the age of 7. Prior to joining Engel & Völkers, Lewis played professional lacrosse in the National Lacrosse League. During his 14-year career, he played for the Calgary Roughnecks, Toronto Rock, and Washington/Vancouver Stealth and recently retired as the 6th leading scorer in NLL history with over 1000 points and a 2x NLL Champion. Lewis also played locally for the Victoria Shamrocks, winning The Mann Cup Championships in 2003 and 2005. In 2012, Lewis purchased the Seattle Starz, which allowed him to convert his success as an athlete into success as a business owner/operator. The Seattle Starz, which consists of over 500 players, is currently the number one lacrosse recruiting company in the Pacific Northwest.
Living on Bear Mountain with his wife and two children, Lewis understands the relationship between community, sport, education, and family. Whether you’re looking for the best schools for your children or prefer the buzz of Victoria’s downtown restaurant scene, Lewis has the knowledge to provide you with the inside track on buying or selling your home!
Amy Ratcliff | Real Estate Advisor
As well as a flare for design, Amy shares her husbands passion for real estate. Born and raised in Vancouver, Amy provides the Ratcliff Group valuable insight and a unique perspective marketing island properties to a competitive Vancouver market. While living in Victoria, Amy maintains her strong connection to the mainland and helps out-of-town buyers make more confident decisions when purchasing real estate in Victoria.
Her dedication to customer service has been well developed over her many years in management and leadership roles.
Ryan Messer | Real Estate Advisor
Realizing at an early age that the real estate industry is where he wanted to be, Ryan was first introduced to the profession in the Okanagan where he was born and raised. Leaving his business marketing studies behind, Ryan then followed his passion and love of European architecture to the historic streets of Victoria where he decided to set up camp and further his career.
Ryan quickly fell in love with the ocean, the ecofriendly lifestyle, the community, and of course, the housing market. He has many passions including rugby (he actively played for Team BC 4 years straight!), traveling, hiking, kayaking, and fishing but his number one is real estate. He truly appreciates helping people get ahead in life and loves to watch his clients plant roots here in Victoria just like he did.
Ryan is an honest, hard-working professional at his clients side every step of the way. He understands the intricacies and complexities of the business and his vast understanding of our market ensures you are well taken care of. A people person, Ryan is always one step ahead of the curve and in-the-know of any changing market conditions or regulation updates. Ryan is a down-to-earth guy who is always ready and willing to get to work for you.
Kyle Fuzi | Real Estate Advisor
Living on Vancouver Island his entire life, Kyle grew up in the small town of Port McNeil and moved to Victoria when he was 19. Kyle fell in love with the city after numerous trips here and was drawn to the architecture, lifestyle and potential for growth. He currently lives in the Bear Mountain community with his wife, Kristyn, and two children, Olivia and Elliot where they fill their weekends with bike rides, hikes, or play dates in one of the many surrounding parks. Kyle is, and always has been, an avid snowboarder so the family spends as much time as possible at their family property on Mt. Washington.
Prior to becoming a Realtor®, Kyle was a Technical Security Engineer. Over the course of eight years, homeowners placed a great amount of trust with him to implement security solutions to protect their homes and families. Throughout this career, he worked in some of the area’s most incredible properties, built important relationships, and gained invaluable, intimate knowledge of Victoria and its surrounding areas.
Kyle’s goal as a Realtor® is to make premium client services and marketing available to all, regardless of the price point of your home. As a client of Kyles and the Ratcliff Group, you are incredibly important to him and he takes the confidence you place in him very seriously. Kyle spares no effort to ensure that you receive the most high-level and diligent service, and would love to provide you with his stellar real estate services.